7 days in United States Itinerary
7 days in United States Itinerary
— 1 night
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
New York City
— 3 nights
Sun, Aug 21 - Sat, Aug 27
San Francisco — 1 night
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then stop by Fisherman's Wharf. Keep things going the next day: browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, then appreciate the history behind Coit Tower, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street.
To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip planner.
Boston to San Francisco is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. Traveling from Boston to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Boston in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 73°F and lows reach 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Yellowstone National Park.
Yellowstone National Park — 2 nights
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the natural beauty of Upper Geyser Basin.
Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Yellowstone National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.
Fly from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway, train, bus, and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect colder with lows of 38°F in Yellowstone National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to New York City.
New York City — 3 nights
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.New York City is known for sightseeing, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial.
To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the New York City online tour planner.
You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to New York City in 7 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to New York City is 2 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, you will find days in New York City are a bit warmer (84°F), and nights are warmer (71°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.
United States travel guide
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.